Sharon Conner Tison of Jacksonville, Florida | 1948 - 2020 | Obituary

Sharon Conner Tison

March 17, 1948 - August 13, 2020

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Sharon Conner Tison, 72, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 13, 2020 after a 12 month struggle with cancer. She was born on March 17, 1948 in Folkston, Georgia and daughter of the late Carlile L. Conner, Sr. and Dorothy Hassel Conner.

Sharon was a retired employee with the Nassau County School System serving for 28.5 years. She was an active member at First Baptist Church Downtown and was a member of the Gideons Ladies Auxiliary – Northwest Jacksonville Camp. Sharon was a great Christian witness to her many friends and relatives.

Surviving family include her husband of 22 years, Robert W. Tison; 2 children: Michele (David) Spencer and John (Aimee) Higginbotham; 2 step daughters: Pauline Rozier and Paulette (Rey) Gutierrez; 10 grandchildren: William, Grayson, Adyson, Genevieve, Wayne, Bradley, Jacob (fiancé Summer), Sabrina, Keanna (fiancé Chris) and Rey; 4 great grandchildren: Caylin, Danielle, Mary and C.J.; 1 brother: Carlile L. (Fay) Conner, Jr.; many nieces, nephews and host of friends.

Graveside funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 in Tison Cemetery on Dunns Creek Road with Mr. Terry Davidson, officiating.

A celebration of Sharon’s life will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, August 21, 2020 at Peeples Family Funeral Home, 14165 N. Main Street, with Dr. Heath Lambert,  officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Community Hospice or to Johnson University Florida – Robert & Sharon Tison, 1011 Bill Beck Blvd., Kissimmee, FL 34744

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Tison Cemetery


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Celebration of Life Service

Friday, August 21, 2020
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

The Event Center at Peeples
14165 N. Main Street (Building C)
Jacksonville, Florida 32218

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